Albertville, Alabama: One-Millionth Fire Hydrant, Nickel-Plated

The one-millionth hydrant made in 1989 by the Mueller Company in the Fire Hydrant Capital of the World. Stands outside the Chamber of Commerce.
Address:
316 E. Sand Mountain Dr., Albertville, AL
Directions:
One block north of Main St. on Sand Mountain Dr.
Phone:
256-878-3821
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Nickel-Plated Fire Hydrant

Outside the Albertville Chamber of Commerce stands a salute to Albertville's legacy as the "fire hydrant capital of the world," in 1991 a polished nickel hydrant was placed on a pedestal of marble there to celebrate the Mueller Co. producing its one-millionth hydrant.

[Alice Henderson, 07/05/2005]

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